Tourism, Hospitality & Food

Working in tourism and hospitality is all about ‘service’ and the sector is always looking for people who are friendly, efficient and passionate about the work they do. To be successful in this industry, you’ll need to be a people person and have an approachable and responsive manner, as well as great customer service and a good dollop of communication and organisational skills!

Damian Mather

TasTAFE Drysdale’s Advanced Diploma in Hospitality Management helped Damian Mather travel the world. The combination of practical and theory, combined with teachers from industry backgrounds, helped prepare him to work in the tourism industry.

Damian has returned to Tasmania and is now Business Development Manager at Frogmore Creek.

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AMPSS00018

Game Harvester Skill Set

  • Meat Processing

Gain the skills and knowledge you need to shoot and harvest wild game animals.

Location

  • Drysdale Hobart

Attendance options

  • Short course

Mode

  • Mixed Learning
NONC0194A-V01

Espresso Essentials

  • Hospitality

Get the skills you need to make great coffee with this introductory Espresso Essentials course.

Location

  • Claremont
  • Devonport
  • Drysdale Hobart
  • Drysdale Launceston

Attendance options

  • Short course

Mode

  • Mixed Learning
  • On-Site
TASMSS0183-V01

Introduction to Bar

  • Hospitality

Can you see yourself working behind a bar? Be prepared with these essential bar skills plus your Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) qualification!

Location

  • Devonport
  • Drysdale Hobart

Attendance options

  • Short course

Mode

  • Mixed Learning
TASMSS0182-V01

Restaurant Service Essentials

  • Hospitality

Kickstart your hospitality career with this short course which includes your Responsible Service of Alcohol qualification!

Location

  • Devonport
  • Drysdale Hobart
  • Drysdale Launceston

Attendance options

  • Short course

Mode

  • Mixed Learning
TASMSS0193-V01

Intro to Cookery

  • Cooking & Baking

The Tassie food scene is thriving and employment opportunities are high, with trained workers in demand. If the idea of preparing beautiful food makes your mouth water, this course is a great first step!

Location

  • Drysdale Hobart

Attendance options

  • Short course

Mode

  • Mixed Learning
SIT40516

Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery

  • Cooking & Baking

Develop strong working relationships and practical cookery skills as an apprentice through a combination of on-the-job training at your workplace and skills development training delivered at TasTAFE.

Location

  • Devonport
  • Drysdale Hobart
  • Drysdale Launceston

Attendance options

  • Full-time
  • Part-time

Mode

  • Apprentices/Trainees
  • Mixed Learning
  • Workplace
TASMSS0190-V01

Sea Kayaking Enclosed Waters

  • Travel, Tourism & Outdoor Recreation

Are you a water person with previous guiding or leadership experience? Are you passionate about exploring Tasmania’s unique maritime climate and rugged coastline? Learn to lead others on a water adventure by kayak with this short course!

Attendance options

  • There are currently no attendance options available for this course
TASMSS0176-V01

Essential Skills for Tour Guides

  • Travel, Tourism & Outdoor Recreation

Do you have a passion for sharing your knowledge of Tasmania? Imagine getting paid for doing what you love… Gain the skills to connect visitors to Tasmania’s stories and help make treasured memories!

Attendance options

  • There are currently no attendance options available for this course
SIT30316

Certificate III in Guiding

  • Travel, Tourism & Outdoor Recreation

Looking for a career that allows you to share your passion for Tasmania with others? Then this course may be for you.

Location

  • Drysdale Hobart

Attendance options

  • Full-time

Mode

  • Mixed Learning
SIT30916

Certificate III In Catering Operations

  • Cooking & Baking

If a career in cookery makes your belly rumble, feed that hunger by gaining foundation knowledge and hands-on experience in this catering qualification!

Location

  • Devonport
  • Drysdale Launceston

Attendance options

  • Full-time
  • Part-time

Mode

  • Apprentices/Trainees
  • Mixed Learning